CHRIS EUBANK Jr was most likely hoping and ready for a late pull-out in order that he might fill the spot of George Groves, after he sustained a shoulder damage of their home conflict in February.
As a substitute, the Brighton boxer will function on the undercard of the WBA title combat between defending champion and Liverpool’s Callum Smith, who challenges for his first world strap.
Eubank Jr faces a tricky, sport, sturdy JJ McDonagh who drops again all the way down to super-middleweight after destroying light-heavyweight Jake Ball, again in November 2016 at Wembley Enviornment.
McDonagh carries a stable file of 16 wins, eight of these by the use of KO and four defeats.
Nevertheless, Eubank Jr is understood for his relentlessness and explosive strategy with restricted pure boxing ability.
McDonagh has not confronted anybody close to the profile or ferociousness of Eubank however is not going to be phased by the Sussex fighter’s world-level attributes and deal with this as his ‘world cup closing’.
When is Eubank Jr vs McDonagh and what time does it begin
Chris Euabnk Jr will combat JJ McDonagh on the undercard of the WBSS Remaining between George Groves and Callum Smith.
Protection of this occasion will begin at 6pm on ITV Field Workplace and relying on the schedule will happen simply earlier than the principle occasion.
This combat will happen on the King Abdullah Sports activities Metropolis enviornment in Jeddah.
We’ll be bringing you ALL of the motion with SunSport’s reside weblog.
What TV channel is Groves vs Smith on?
ITV maintain the rights to The World Boxing Tremendous Collection.
This combat is ready to be a pay-per-view occasion and accessible by means of ITV Field Workplace.
Groves vs Smith prices £16.95 with no added prices.
For Virgin Media broadband prospects, the combat will price you solely £14.95 on the pay-per-view platform.
You possibly can contact your broadband operator or use your distant management to buy this occasion.
Protection on ITV Field Workplace begins at 6pm
How can I reside stream Groves vs Smith?
The ITV Field Workplace combat will be reside streamed by means of tvplayer.com
It additionally prices £16.95 for the stream.
TV Participant notice – that is one off fee that permits entry to the reside stream of this occasion on the TV Participant web site and apps solely. The published is proscribed to a most of two streams per account.
This fee does NOT permit entry to this occasion by means of any different TV or streaming service e.g Sky Virgin TV and so forth.